We've been alerted to a government complaints service that we have never previously heard of. This is the 1823 call centre, which is open around the clock.
Marking an exciting new chapter for children in Hong Kong, the city will be launching the first ever Young Readers Festival in March to let youths rediscover the joy of reading.
Next year the Hong Kong International Literary Festival will split into two events to dedicate more time and resources to schools and families.
Tickets to events are available online at www.festival.org.hk. The Man Hong Kong International Literary Festival is a not-for-profit organisation and relies on donations.
Now that the cold weather warning has finally been lifted, organisers of the outdoor Moonlight Movies series at the Cyberport podium have decided to go ahead with the programme this week....
The Man Hong Kong International Literary Festival
There was a buzz of excitement late last year when it was whispered that American giant of letters Gore Vidal would be attending the 2007 Man Hong Kong International Literary Festival.
We studied The Diary of Anne Frank in English literature class. The book tells how Anne and her family were forced to go into hiding during the Holocaust.
Prominent author Nury Vittachi has been kicked off the board of the Literary Festival, which he co-founded, after months of acrimony with other members over the administration of the event and...
WITH LOCAL BARD Dave McKirdy's 50th birthday just a few days off, he could have been forgiven for thinking it had come early.
A major new literary prize to recognise the work of Asian writers was launched last night at the Man Hong Kong International Literary Festival.
by Shirley Lim Geok Lin
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